Improperly installed screw led to accident at Soo Locks, says NTSB

An incorrect installation of a single set screw led to the loss of propulsion control on Canadian-flagged, 736ft self-discharging bulk carrier Atlantic Huron (IMO 8025680), causing the ship to strike a pier at 6.8 knots, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has found. The NTSB issued...

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Too early to see how Ever Given will hit reinsurers, says Lancashire

The (re)insurance industry is currently not at the stage where it can put any numbers to the insured cost of the Ever Given blockage of the Suez Canal, Paul Gregory, chief underwriting officer at Lancashire Holdings Ltd, told analysts at the (re)insurer’s Q1 earnings call. “Obviously, we don’t want...

https://insurancemarinenews.com/insurance-marine-news/too-early-to-see-how-ever-given-will-hit-reinsurers-says-lancashire/

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